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BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 3, 2020 — It’s here! Walmart, America’s Best Toy Shop, unveiled its highly anticipated annual Top-Rated by Kids Toy List today. The list features the 36 hottest toys for the 2020 holiday season, tested and selected by the real experts, kids.
“This year’s Top-Rated by Kids Toy List reflects the shift we’ve seen in toy trends and behaviors this year,” Steve Ronchetto, vice president of Toys at Walmart, said. “Toys play a critical role in families’ lives as they spend more time at home and parents seek ways to keep kids engaged with learning-based play. More than any year before, we’re seeing strong interest across toys that stem from digital platforms, like kid influencer-created toys, interactive and educational toys, screen-free indoor entertainment and toys for active outdoor play.”
After much expert kid testing and playing, here are the toys that made it to the top for the 2020 List:
From the TV to the Toy Room
Kids are spending more time than ever streaming their favorite shows, and these toys bring popular characters to life.
These toys – both digital and role play – encourage creativity and content creation for young minds.
More time at home means more time with interactive toys that inspire imagination for hours of fun, learning-based play.
An element of surprise in each of these toys bring kids excitement from the moment they unbox.
Energy-Burning Outdoor Toys
These days, getting outside and being active is important, and these highly engaging toys provide limitless outdoor play.
Screen-Free Indoor Entertainment
Keep kids busy and engaged for hours without a screen with these interactive toys.